Talk to enough prospectors from Arizona and Southern California, and eventually you will hear some stories about gold prospecting in Mexico. It’s a country that has vast mineral wealth including it fair share of placer mining opportunities. The dry climate means that most Mexican gold prospectors use metal detectors to hunt for elusive nuggets. There […]
Where to Find Gold
Gold does not occur randomly in the environment. There are actually geological conditions which can indicate where gold is likely to be found. Additionally, the visual evidence of historic working by miners of the past can be one of the best ways to find rich gold-bearing areas today. This page has a variety of articles that will help you learn about how to identify gold rich areas that hold good potential for gold prospecting!
Victoria produced over 2400 tons of gold, which accounts for nearly 2 percent of all the gold mined in the entire world. One of the biggest contributors includes a city known as Bendigo, located 60 kilometers north-east of Ballarat. In April 1852, Mrs Margaret Kennedy and Mrs Julia Farrell, wives of two of the workers […]